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Institution and Cafeteria Cooks


Cook large amounts of food, usually for schools, hospitals, or cafeterias.

Institution and Cafeteria Cooks prepare and cook large amounts of food for places like schools, hospitals, or cafeterias.

Wages $17.31 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Very Good
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services
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